What's Happening
What's Happening
A place to stay informed about upcoming activities, events, and our general press releases.

Toolkit for College 2017

Who: Youth in 6th—12th grade and their parent/guardian &/or mentor. Also, open to youth not involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters.

When: Monday, September 25th from 6:00 to 8:30 pm

Where: St. Cloud Technical & Community College (Free parking in Lot A—Enter Door 4)

What: An opportunity to learn all the details for the path to college…visit with college & military recruiters, presentation on BBBS scholarship opportunities, discussion on what you need to do to prepare for college, financial aid information, etc.

Recruiters that will be present:
St. Cloud Technical & Community College   
St. Cloud State University
University of MN—Crookston
University of MN—Duluth
Winona State University
College of St. Benedict
St. John’s University
College of St. Scholastica
Concordia College—Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead
North Dakota State University
United States Navy
United States Army
United States Marine Corps
United States Air Force

Pizza will be provided. An RSVP to Ann at amatvick@bbbscentralm.org or (320) 258-4517 is required to attend.

RSVP to Toolkit for College Night

Big Brothers Big Sisters Announces New Board Members and Officers

ST. CLOUD, MN (June 30, 2017) –

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota has announced new additions to the Board of Directors as well as the executive committee of the board.

The Board of Directors is comprised of 19 local professionals – including four executive committee members.

Newly-appointed members of the board include:
Photo 1- Alex Schoephoerster

Alex Schoephoerster, Stinson Leonard Street

Photo 2- Andy Knoblauch
Andy Knoblauch, Senior VP of Sales and Marketing, Coborn’s Inc.

Photo 3- Lee Hurd
Lee Hurd, Executive VP/COO, Bursch Travel Agency


The newly elected officers for Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Board of Directors are:

Marie Schmitz, Kern, DeWenter, Viere LTD, President

Vicky Welty, SCR, Vice President

Jeff Gannon, Miller, Welle, Heiser & Co., Treasurer

Bryan Bauck, CentraCare, Secretary

Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Executive Director, Jackie Johnson, states “We are thrilled to welcome outstanding new members and distinguished leaders to our board. We are confident that our board’s strategic guidance and thoughtful counsel will ensure Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota continues to grow our program while providing safe, high-quality mentoring services to youth in our community.”

Bigs Night Out

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